Leighton Meester Is Addicted to Cooking Shows and More Celebrity News


As we enter the first week of June, there's plenty of celebrity food and drink news to go around. What's going on this week? Leighton Meester makes her own popcorn seasoning, Brad Paisley shuts down Patsy's, and David Arquette is a do-gooder (who knew?).

Restaurant Buzz

 Brad Paisley and pals kept Patsy's restaurant in New York City open after hours for some chopped salad, gnocchi, and meatballs. [People]

• Sofia Vergara and ex-boyrfiend Nick Loeb met for hot chocolate at New York City's Max Brenner. [People]

• Christina Aguilera, her son Max, and boyfriend Matt Rutler dined on caviar at Wolfang Puck at the Hotel Bel-Air. [People]

• Drake watched basketball with some buddies over Hennessey cocktails at Bull & Bear in Chicago. [NY Post]

Seen & Heard

• Leighton Meester makes her own popcorn seasoning and is addicted to cooking shows when she's not filming Gossip Girl or on tour with her band, Check in the Dark. [Lucky]

• David Arquette handed out baby food at Ecomom.com's "It's All Good" charity program in West Hollywood. [People]

• Sarah Jessica Parker and Anna Wintour are hosting a dinner with the Obamas. [The Daily Meal]

• Reese Witherspoon and her family ate burgers, fries, and ice cream at the Kidstock Music Festival [The Daily Meal]

• 90210's AnnaLynne McCord cooled off on the beach with a Popsicle in Los Angeles. [Popsugar]